Travel Blogs from Venice
... to Venice included a bus and water transporter dropping us at the Grand Canal, a short walk from St Mark's square. The included tour only encompassed a map orientation for us to use in our own time and a glass blowing demonstration (I wonder what the backshish was from this?)
We had promised ourselves a gondola ride both because it was on the bucket list and also in lieu of a first anniversary present to each other and decided to take it now. ...
... of this world! The ship is incredible, I can't believe I'm actually sat in Venice typing this....its just surreal! It's a six star cruise and now I see why, from the spa and the gym area right through to the restaurants, champagne lounges it's just unbelievable that these things and so much more are on board a ship! Tomorrow we sail for Croatia! Love Aj ...
... hundred feet anyway.The Tritone Hotel: Everyone we encountered in the hotel spoke good English and was very helpful with everything we asked. A young man helped get our luggage to our room on the 7th floor via their teeny tiny elevator. Our room was nice, not very big. The beds were a bit too hard for our taste but we realized after our first night that they were comfortable enough. The pillows were new ...
... bread and olive oil! It was amazing!! Finally sun outside bar Meet to with Mark and Dave, got limoncello and purses with the boys Walked the city. Gondola ride through Venice with Champagne Check into hotel Pizza dinner in town with Half of the group Shower and ...
... away (like the next town). So we thought we would ask at reception, well the italian arrogance started, first they couldn't understand at all and then no there is no such thing but we have a laundry. Of course we are only here till morning so that wouldn't work I explained. It was now 1pm so we thought we would head into town, not historic Venice but Mestre apparently the biggest part of the city. Well we took a taxi, I asked in italian to take us to ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Olga Venice
Other places to stay in Venice
Dorsoduro, Venice | 5 star hotelfrom $238
- Best view in Venice
- Amazing hotel
- A true 5 star hotel
Castello, Venice | 5 star hotelfrom $352
- Scusarme- did you say 5 star hotel? No way!
- Loved it
- Nice, but not the best
San Marco, Venice | 5 star hotelfrom $332
- Best Hotel in Venice
- GREAT GREAT GREAT !
San Marco, Venice | 5 star hotelfrom $333
- Recommend Westin Europa
- Good Location - Bad Service - Wornout
- Awful - Luxury Price - Rude Worthless Service - Worn Accomodations
Mestre, Venice | 4 star hotelfrom $95
Mestre, Venice | 1 star hotelfrom $89
San Marco Mercerie, 760, Venice | 4 star hotelfrom $210
- Great location, friendly staff.
- Good Place
- It's OK really
Mestre, Venice | 4 star hotelfrom $93
Santa Croce, Venice | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- Close to Train Station
- Clean, but dated
- Nice but out of the way
Cannaregio, Venice | 4 star hotelfrom $157
- A grand choice
- The Best
- Excellent Hotel
San Marco, Venice | Hotelfrom $492
San Marco, Venice | 5 star hotelfrom $348
- Our favorite hotel in Venice!
- One of the top hotels in the world?
Cannaregio, Venice | 3 star hotelfrom $161
- A great hotel!
- Nice Place
San Marco, Venice | 4 star hotelfrom $188
- Quite Pleased
- Misled by the 4* rating
- Honesty's a better policy
San Marco, Venice | 5 star hotelfrom $283
- Stunning Hotel. Great Staff
- Pleasantly surprised
- Like a wonderful dream!
San Marco, Venice | 4 star hotelfrom $141
- Great for a winter break
- Woderful Stay
Cannaregio, Venice | 4 star hotelfrom $165
- Worst place to rest your Head
Castello, Venice | 3 star hotelfrom $227
- THE WORST HOTEL I EVER STAYED AT IN MY LIFE
- Fantastic Hotel with Great Views
- Quintessetial venician
San Marco 1332, Venice | 4 star hotelfrom $296
- Loved it!
- A superb hotel and location
- Great hotel, great location
Mestre, Venice | 3 star hotelfrom $79
Santa Croce, Venice | 4 star hotelfrom $200
- Good old Sofitel
- Excellent Hotel !
- Excellent Sofitel.
San Marco, Venice | 4 star hotelfrom $192
- Charming Hotel with Great Location
- A good adress
- We loved it!! October 2003
San Marco, Venice | 3 star hotelfrom $135
- Absolute worst hotel I have ever stayed at!
- Best location in Venice
- Very central location
San Marco, Venice | 5 star hotel
- A place to come home to
- A classic example of the Hit-and-Run Strategy
- Not a Five Star Rating
Cannaregio, Venice | 4 star hotelfrom $110
- Lovely Hotel in Quiet Part of Lovely City
- Good, quiet stay
- 40th wedding anniversary enjoyed.
San Marco, Venice | 3 star hotelfrom $139
- Loved it all - used Italiatour
- Great value, clean, great breakfast
- Good experience in Venice